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Toxidia thyrrhus

Toxidia thyrrhus

(Dusky Grass Skipper)

FAMILY

Hesperiidae

Species

Toxidia thyrrhus

Common name

Dusky Grass Skipper

Main colour(s)

Brown

Distinctive features

Some irregular grey spots, wingspan 26/27 mm

Campus

Townsville

Description

Found chiefly in moist areas where the larvae feed on various grass species. Adults are brown with some small greyish irregularly shaped spots.